Odus Grant Hill Family about 1935
Odus Grant Hill and Florence "Flora" Ann Brooks Hill and their 10 children.
Left to right:
1.) George Riley Hill, born 1905, married Elsiephene "Elsie" Rebecca Meador and they had 11 children.
2.) Ethel Irene Hill, born 1899, married J. Fahrney Slifer and they had one child.
3.) Ralph "Sam" Enoch Hill, born 1907, married Katie Irene Seitz, they had no children.
4.) Odus Grant Hill, born 1876, son of Enoch and Rachel Jane Kimberling Hill.
5.) Lillie Mae Hill, born 1910, married Ray William McGonigle, they had 6 children.
6.) Florence "Flora" Ann Brooks Hill, born 1879, daughter of George Barnard Brooks and Catherine "Kate" Ann Carris.
7.) Franklin "Frank" Harry Hill, born 1919, married Lois Viola Baldwin, they had 3 children.
8.) Edna June Hill, born 1924, married Harold Vedder, they had 6 children.
9.) Mary Mildred Hill, born 1914, married Ramon William Trober, they had 4 children.
10.) Bessie Ann Hill, born 1900, married James Paul Pitzer, they had 9 children, (the submitter's parents).
11.) Stella Letia Hill, born 1903, married Clifford "Cliff" Elwin Thompson, they had 7 children.
12.) Ruby Elnora Hill, born 1916, married Stanley "Stan" M. Farthing, they had no children.
This picture was take at Odus and Flora's rural farm home Reno County, Kansas, USA, about 1935. This is the only picture ever taken of the 10 children who lived to adulthood and their parents together. Odus and Flora had 2 other children which died in infancy. It is not know for what the occasion was for this gathering.
Submitted by Phillip H. Pitzer, grandson of Odus and Flora Hill.